Officials get their facts wrong on hydro power

Sunday, 20 January 2013 - 7:32

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Minister of Power and Energy Patali Champika Ranawaka stated that although water levels of reservoirs used for power generation have increased it is insufficient to meet the energy demand in the country.

The Minister stated that hence thermal power had to be generated.

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